Gorilla tracking safari: 3 days gorilla tracking Uganda Safari Overview:
Name: Gorilla tracking safari: Uganda Safari
Duration: 3 Days
Start: Kampala at 7 AM
End: Kampala at 4 PM
FEATURES OF THIS SAFARI PACKAGE
- Gorilla tracking safaris
- Immersed in this dramatic natural setting
- Enjoy the opportunity to watch the intriguing interaction between gorilla families
- set out in search of troops of the enchanting golden monkeys
- Undisturbed beautiful natural setting
- Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park
This 3-days Uganda gorilla tour takes you gorillas trekking to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, with another opportunity to see over 10 other primates including chimpanzees, black and white colobus, red tailed monkeys, etc. Bwindi Impenetrable NP is a natural world heritage site. Hikers will love it, with the gorilla excursion as a high point of your safari! The gorilla excursion can take from 2 up to 8 hours.
On this 3 day Uganda safari, you shall trek one of the 12 habituated mountain gorilla groups located in the over 25,000 year old Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, a world heritage site. Besides the gorillas, expect other 11 primates including baboons, the red tailed monkeys, black and white colobus . This forest has 120 mammals, 310 butterfly species, 51 reptiles, 27 species of frogs, geckos, chameleons and 350 species of birds!
The Uganda Gorilla tracking activity starts at 8:30 am local time and lasts the whole day.
After the search for Gorillas, you are supposed to watch them for only an hour once they have been tracked.
The Gorilla Tracking trek in Bwindi is tedious in this regard tourists are therefore urged to be physically fit and carry jungle boots and rain jackets along with them because the forest is always wet.
This itinerary is ideal for anyone eager for a glimpse of these great primates while undisturbed in their beautiful natural setting.
3 DAY UGANDA GORILLA SAFARI - BWINDI TREKKING SAFARIS
- You'll be collected from the airport (or hotel).
- Accommodation before the tour departs can be arranged at extra cost.
Day 1: KAMPALA - BWINDI NATIONAL PARK
Our safari guide will pick you from your hotel for a morning departure for Bwindi Impenetrable national park located in the south western part of Uganda. Have a stopover at the craft village to have a look at the local arts and crafts and at the Uganda Equator for pictures and a brief shopping. You will have lunch in Mbarara and later proceed through the beautiful evergreen terraced mountain countryside referred to as the "Little Switzerland of Africa". Arriving by late evening check in at the lodge and later have dinner and an overnight at Buhoma Homestead/Buhoma Community Bandas
Day 2: GORILLA TREKKING TOURS
After an early break fast report at the park for a briefing by park ranger guides on how the gorilla tracking safaris is to be conducted. The destination guide will lead you in the memorable trek within the magnificent verdant Bwindi Impenetrable forest to find the Mountain gorillas. Apart from the mountain gorillas, the park has 90 mammal species, including 11 primates, as well as a number of birds with 23 highly localized Albertine Rift endemics present. After a full hour with the gorillas, you can go for a community visit if time permits or relax at the lodge. Dinner and overnight accommodation at Buhoma Homestead/Buhoma Community Bandas
Day 3: RETURN TO KAMPALA FROM THE SAFARI
After breakfast, transfer to Mbarara for lunch and later depart for Kampala arriving late in the evening.
HAVE A WONDERFUL TOUR – SEE YOU ON THE ROAD
COST OF THIS TOUR is Indicated On the side Bar
KARIBU TENA!! ''WELCOME AGAIN''
4X4 SAFARI JEEP:
List of Included items:
- Window Seats
- English Speaking Guide
- Standard Safari Vehicle
- Park Fees
- Airport Transfers
List of Not Included items:
- International Flights
- Personal Expenses
- Alcohol & Beverages
- Extra Meals
- Village Visits:Maasai village visit.(15_20usd$)